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Old 04-29-2010, 10:42 AM
 
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The BEST And WORST Cities For The Newly Graduated

As these rankings go, this one wasn't very informative or particularly interesting. Still Huffington Post is widely read and this is a nice sort of list to be on these days.
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Old 04-29-2010, 01:49 PM
 
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But the problem is that outside of the specialized fields of healthcare and education, the job prospects for new graduates in Pittsburgh is not that great.
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Old 04-29-2010, 02:05 PM
 
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List isn't accurate
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Old 04-29-2010, 02:10 PM
 
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But the problem is that outside of the specialized fields of healthcare and education, the job prospects for new graduates in Pittsburgh is not that great.
Relatively speaking, I think it is also a decent place for business and professional services.
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Old 04-29-2010, 02:20 PM
 
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List isn't accurate
Thanks for that well reasoned and astute analysis!

Seems like the "Best" cities are those with, relatively, low unemployment, high education levels and lower cost of living. Now, what Mayor's age has to do with anything is beyond me.
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Old 04-29-2010, 05:18 PM
 
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Huffington Post isn't a real newspaper. I don't think Pittsburgh wants the type of people that read the "HuffPo" to be moving in next to them.
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Old 04-29-2010, 06:06 PM
 
Location: Portland, OR
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Good news, but the grads don't stay here.
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Old 04-29-2010, 06:46 PM
 
Location: Pittsburgh
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Huffington Post isn't a real newspaper. I don't think Pittsburgh wants the type of people that read the "HuffPo" to be moving in next to them.
Actually, I'm a "HuffPo" reader, and I'd love some more of those people moving in next to me.
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Old 04-29-2010, 07:22 PM
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Location: Foot of the Rockies
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Thanks for that well reasoned and astute analysis!

Seems like the "Best" cities are those with, relatively, low unemployment, high education levels and lower cost of living. Now, what Mayor's age has to do with anything is beyond me.
Agreed. I would never have though Ravenstahl, regardless of his age, on of Pittsburgh's assets.
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Old 04-29-2010, 08:46 PM
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Location: Great White North Hills
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Agreed. I would never have though Ravenstahl, regardless of his age, one of Pittsburgh's assets.
Can't argue with that, what a clown.
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